Friday, May 08 | Human Services, Care Coordination, Interoperability, Partnerships and Collaboration

Creating a Successful Virtual Care Platform

By Netsmart

As different variations of virtual care continue to emerge throughout the healthcare industry, they all strive for the same outcome: provide integrated care in a way that drives workflow efficiencies, tracks outcomes and reporting within the system, and leverages whole-person care regardless of physical location. A major aspect of a successful virtual care platform such as telehealth is the ability to share and receive information, which is not possible without data integration and proper technology.

Check out this brief video where OPEN MINDS CEO, Monica Oss, and Netsmart Senior Vice President and General Manager of Human Services, Scott Green, discuss key principles and approaches that organizations will need to adopt in order to make capacity sharing a reality when using virtual care. To learn more about telehealth best practices, reimbursement standards and real-life telehealth snap shots, read our definitive guide.

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